He Shou Wu, (also known as Fo-ti or Polygonum multiflorum) is one the premier Superior class tonic herbs. It is a longevity and Yin Essence replenishing herb of the highest order.
Legend has it that it can return an aging person to his or her youthful years. It builds essence, builds blood, and enhances fertility for men and women alike. It is also used in formulas for supporting hair growth.
He Shou Wu has been prized for centuries because of its ability to prevent premature aging and enhance longevity and youthfulness. According to Chinese theory, He Shou Wu restores and nourishes the primal energy of the body known as “Jing” or “Essence.”
By nourishing that root energy the skeletal system, the muscular system, and the nervous system are tonified and energized.
He Shou Wu has also been shown to increase the body’s level of SOD (superoxide dismutase), a critical antioxidant that the body produces to fight free radical damage. SOD helps the body maintain proper cellular function and replication with protection against DNA damage.
He Shou Wu is very rich in the mineral zinc, which supports reproductive and sexual energy, and iron, which supports healthy blood building.
250 gram packet
125 servings per packet
Extract ratio: 10:1
Ideal for: Anyone who want to support longevity and youthfulness, build blood. It is especially supportive for replenishing men’s sexual energy (semen).
TCM Functions: Tonifies the Liver and Kidneys, nourishes the blood, and augments the essence.
Usage: 2 grams (approximately 1 tsp.) two times per day. Mix with warm water and drink as a tea. Add to smoothies or shakes if desired.